Balapur is a Block placed in Akola district in Maharashtra. Situated in rural area of Maharashtra, it is one of the 7 blocks of Akola district. As per the government records, the block code of Balapur is 41. The block has 98 villages and there are total 33351 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Balapur's population is 144818. Out of this, 74462 are males whereas the females count 70356 here. This block has 17747 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 9198 are boys and 8549 are girls.
Literacy rate in Balapur block is 76%. 110339 out of total 144818 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 80% as 60224 males out of total 74462 are literate however female literacy rate is 71% as 50115 out of total 70356 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Balapur block is 23%. Here 34479 out of total 144818 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 19% as 14238 males out of total 74462 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 28% and 20241 out of total 70356 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of occupied person of Balapur block is 70847 still 73971 are un-employed. And out of 70847 employed individual 14803 individuals are completely reliant on agriculture.